MOUNT TARAWERA & ROTORUA LAKES
Close up views of Mt Tarawera, NZ largest eruption
Observe what destroyed the 8th wonder of the world (Pink & White Terraces)
View the Tarawera Falls plunging 65 meters
Depart from Tauranga via Mt Tarawera
Enjoy the views of the Tauranga region before heading over vast expanses of flourishing native and pine forests to view Mt Tarawera; the site of New Zealand’s largest volcanic eruption. Gaze in awe at the transformed landscape created by the 1886 eruption that created a huge gaping chasm in the sacred Mount Tarawera and destroyed the 8th wonder of the world – the Pink & White Terraces.
We return via the beautiful Tarawera Falls and the many Rotorua Lakes. You’ll see the beauty and power of our volcanic landscape from a unique perspective on this amazing flight.